Blunkett


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Blunkett

(ˈblʌnkɪt)
n
(Biography) David. born 1947, British Labour politician; secretary of state for education and employment (1997–2001); home secretary (2001–04); secretary of state for work and pensions (2005)
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UKIP leader Nigel Farage has urged former Home Secretary David Blunkett to join the campaign to stop the lifting of labor market controls on Romanian and Bulgarian migrants coming to the UK.
FORMER Home Secretary and big Sheffield Wednesday fan David Blunkett proved that politicians do have a sense of humour.
DAVID Blunkett is poised to make a sensational return to the Cabinet under a plan being considered by Gordon Brown.
FORMER Home Secretary David Blunkett said convicted criminals are continuing to live in luxury because laws he helped to make have failed.
FORMER Home Secretary David Blunkett is to re-marry, his spokesman said.
DAVID Blunkett is to remarry after falling for a divorced GP.
STAFF at a Birmingham charity were delighted when David Blunkett re-opened a refurbished resource centre for the visually impaired.
The extraordinary, long-running feud between David Blunkett and John Prescott is a recurring theme in the former Home Secretary's new book, The Blunkett Tapes, published today.
ON 16th October 2005 we published an interview with Sally Anderson headed "Blunkett's lover loses baby".
An advance of GBP500,000 could be offered to David Blunkett, a former UK Cabinet Minister, for his autobiography.
DAVID BLUNKETT, BritainAEs first blind Cabinet Minister, was forced to resign yesterday (WED) for the second time in a year, and this time itis will surely leave his high-flying career in tatters.
David Blunkett resigned for the second time in a year yesterday.